Woman's headdress and matching bouquet (a set)

Headdress (a) and bouquet (b) with dark red velvet leaves, clusters of gilt berries and acorns, and gold tinsel vines with yellow and gold drops

Provenance

Inherited by Misses Aimee and Rosamund Lamb; Gift to the MFA, 1951

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

Woman's headdress and matching bouquet (a set)

  • French, worn in America, mid-19th century
Place of Manufacture
Paris, France
Dimensions
Overall: 60.5cm (23 13/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk velvet, gilt ornaments, gilt and embossed paper and wire
Classification
Costumes
Accession Number
51.359a-b
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